The Lugano Cell Factory (LCF) is a GMP certified facility located at Cardiocentro Ticino, Switzerland, for the development and clinical application of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMP). The facility is authorized by the Swiss Competent Authority (Swissmedic) for the manufacturing of the following types of products:
· Cell therapy
· Tissue engineering
· Autologous and allogeneic
· Fresh and frozen cell-based products
· Intermediate and Final products
It is also authorized by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health to operate as Cardiovascular Tissue Bank for the processing and storage of the following tissues
for transplant:
· Aortic Valve
· Pulmunary Valve
· Pericardium